Buddy Holly

Garth Brooks (in reflection) looks at an outfit worn by Patsy Cline at the Smithsonian Institution (TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Music Flashback: Patsy Cline’s Plane Crash, 1963

Music has had its share of famous fatal crashes. It’s not much of an exaggeration to compare one that happened this week in 1963 to the one that killed rocker [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Buddy Holly[/lastfm] four years earlier.


Peter Asher Visits K-EARTH 101 Studios

Peter Asher Bands Singers Together On Buddy Holly Tribute Album ‘Listen To Me’

To mark what would be the 75th birthday of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Buddy Holly[/lastfm], the iconic singer is deservingly being honored with a posthumous star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in front of Capitol Records this […]


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Buddy Holly’s Top Five Greatest Hits

Today marks what would have been [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”] Buddy Holly[/lastfm]’s 75th birthday, and as fans and artists alike celebrate the brief but lasting legacy of one of the most influential artists in music, we’re celebrating […]


Listen: Paul McCartney On Buddy Holly’s ‘It’s So Easy’

Paul McCartney Photo Galleryview gallery Rave On Buddy Holly features 19 cover versions of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Buddy Holly[/lastfm]’s greatest hits. The star-studded cast of musicians includes long standing rock ‘n’ roll heavyweights like [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Paul McCartney[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Patti […]


Video Classics: ‘That’ll Be the Day’ – Buddy Holly

Here’s one to stump even some of the true [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Beatles[/lastfm] fans out there the next time you want to hit them with some trivia. This classic by [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Buddy Holly[/lastfm] also happened to be […]


The Top Ten Songs THIS WEEK in 1979

It’s late January, 1979 and, in a nail-biter, The Pittsburgh Steelers have just beaten the Dallas Cowboys 35-31 to become the first NFL team to win THREE Super Bowls. “Superman — The Movie,” starring Christopher […]


The Latest Rock ‘n’ Roll News

[lastfm]Simon and Garfunkel[/lastfm] have indefinitely postponed their upcoming concert tour, which had already been pushed from April to July because of Art’s continuing voice problems.